No one is immune to being a victim of cyber criminals using their identity to attempt to buy a phone, apply for a credit card, or even buy a house. However, there are some steps you can take to make your digital like much more secure. Use Strong Passwords The first line of defense is […]
Rock Valley College is excited to announce the new “Mobile Application Development Certificate” program! Starting Spring 2018 current and future RVC students can begin the exciting journey of becoming an mobile application developer. The need for mobile app developers are in high demand and will continue to be in high demand in the future! According to […]
Welcome new RVC Students! I had the privilege of being the keynote speaker for the Fall 2017 "Welcome New RVC Student" event. The title of the keynote was "👂 to 🔑 emoji’s speak to RVC 👨🎓 👩🎓" . 69 new emoji's were chosen by the emoji consortium and RVC students received some college tips and […]
War driving, also called access point mapping, is the act of locating and possibly exploiting connections to wireless local area networks while driving around a city or elsewhere. Below are the results of wardrive event in March 2014. The date for the WarDriving event is coming soon and will […]
Register for Summer I: iOS BootCamp (CIS-290) and receive a newly printed RVC Phone Stand! The phone stand was designed by Prof Konkol and takes 3 hours to print each phone stand on the XYZ 3D Printer. Course Description: We will meet for four Saturdays and create some popular mobile apps. The categories of apps that students […]
We are bombarded on a daily basis with news of folks caught doing bad things. Where is the news of folks being caught doing good? With that concept in mind, Professor Chuck Konkol of Rock Valley College, created the app simply named “Caught Doing Good“. The app is designed to capture folks doing good. Here is […]
Upcoming Events for CIS Division You are invited to upcoming events! Wednesday, January 25th 6pm-7pm Hack Nights. Room 2620. RSVP @ https://www.meetup.com/HackNights/ Saturday, January 28th 10am-Noon Limited Seating: “Learn Coding with Robots”. RVC Students get $20 off ticket price! https://t.co/Y06udH27qF Wednesday, February 1st 5pm-6pm RSVP for FREE “Hour of Code” workshop @ RVC Downtown – http://www.rvchourofcode.com Tuesday, […]
Get a FUN Robot & Learn to Code! December 10, 2016 Ozobot Bit (2.0) – learn to code with a tiny programmable robot $20 Student/Teacher Discount!